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A Stylistics of Drama

With Special Focus on Stoppard"s Travesties

by Peter K. W. Tan

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Singapore University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plays & playwrights: from c 1900 -,
  • Theatre, drama,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Drama,
  • Semiotics & Theory

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9202634M
    ISBN 109971691825
    ISBN 109789971691820

      Traditionally, stylistic analyses of drama have tended to concentrate on the analysis of dramatic texts rather than dramatic performances. This has been on the basis that no two performances of the same text are entirely alike, and that accurate critical discussion is therefore impossible unless we can be sure that everyone concerned has seen the particular performance we are analysing (Short Cited by:: Cited by::


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Books shelved as stylistics: Style in Fiction: A Linguistic Introduction to English Fictional Prose by Geoffrey N. Leech, The Sense of an Ending by Julia.

Random book A Stylistics of Drama in Literary Criticism wrote by Peter K. Tan and published by NUS Press. Stylistics is richly illustrated with many examples from literary texts, including writing from the established literary canon alongside more contemporary work in poetry, prose and drama.

Each of the book’s twelve chapters contains clearly framed suggestions for practical work and is accompanied by an original reading on the relevant topic by a world-renowned scholar.4/5(8). Stylistics is a branch of applied linguistics which studies style, especially in works of literature.

Above all, it has long fascinated academics working at the interface between language and literature, as is attested in the opening chapter of Linguistics and Literary History by Leo Spitzer. T he Stylistics of Drama: The Reign of King Edward III, Beatrix Busse (University of Berne, Switzerland) Introduced by Monika Fludernik (Albert-Ludwig University, Freiburg) Computer-Assisted Literary Stylistics: The State of the Field, Dawn Archer (University of Central Lancashire, UK).

Stylistics is richly illustrated with many examples from literary texts, including writing from the established literary canon alongside more contemporary work in poetry, prose and drama.

Each of the book’s twelve chapters contains clearly framed suggestions for practical work and is accompanied by an original reading on the relevant topic by a world-renowned scholar. Stylistics is a branch of applied linguistics concerned with the study of style in texts, especially, but not exclusively, in literary works.

Also called literary linguistics, stylistics focuses on the figures, tropes, and other rhetorical devices used to provide variety and Author: Richard Nordquist.

STYLISTICS Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students. Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all in the same volume.

What Is Stylistics. Stylistics is the science which explores how readers interact with the language of (mainly literary) texts in order to explain how we understand, and are File Size: KB.

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This book is significant for offering principled solutions for narratology, for cognitive poetics, for literary scholars and of course for advancing a poetics of : STYLISTICS Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students.

Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all in the same Size: 2MB. Stylistics is the study of textual meaning.

Historically, it arose from the lateth- and earlyth-century Russian formalist approach to literary meaning, which endeavored to identify the textual triggers of certain literary effects from their structures.

The Routledge Handbook of Stylistics A Stylistics of Drama book a comprehensive introduction and reference point to key areas in the field of stylistics. The four sections of the volume encompass a wide range of approaches from classical rhetoric to cognitive neuroscience and cover core issues that include.

He has three major publications in the area of stylistics: Exploring the language of drama (Routledge,co-edited with Mick A Stylistics of Drama book and Peter Verdonk), Language and characterisation: people in.

A Resource Book for Students. Author: Paul Simpson; Publisher: Psychology Press ISBN: Category: Language Arts & Disciplines Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This is a comprehensive introduction to literary stylistics presenting an accessible overview with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings - all in the same volume.

Stylistics is a systematic way of exploring (primarily literary) texts. It looks at the language of texts and tries to explain how that language creates meaning, style and effect. Take a. In this chapter, I follow Short (, ) and view dramatic dialogue as a form of exchange that can be read on the page just as legitimately as it can be experienced on stage.

Employing a pragmatic stylistic analysis linking the text on the page to my interpretation, I offer a re-reading of Pinter’s The Dumb Waiter. While for Burton () Ben was “the dominating and superior.

Poetics and Linguistics Association. Stylistics: Prospect & Retrospect looks backward toward classic and foundational approaches and texts that helped to establish the field of stylistics.

It also looks forward by examining recent innovations that seem likely to alter the ways in which style is studied in. The premise of this study is on the theoretical assumption that stylistics of drama "is part of the principle of literary stylistics: the use of theories in linguistics to study the language of Author: Eman Adil Jaafar.

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A stylistics of drama: with special focus on Stoppard's Travesties. [Peter K W Tan; Tom Stoppard]. Stylistics: the study of style; yet just as style can be viewed in several ways, so there are several different stylistic approaches.

This variety in stylistics is due to the main influences of linguistics and literary criticism. Stylistics in the twentieth century replaces and expands on the earlier study of rhetoric.

‘Stylistics of Prose’ is the topic of Part 3, which includes articles on stylistic analysis of prose, British and American fiction and newspapers.

Part 4 is entitled ‘Stylistics of Verse and Drama’. Included in this volume are articles on stylistic analysis of poetry and drama. Contemporary Stylistics presents a comprehensive survey of the current state of the integrated study of language and literature.

Written by internationally renowned researchers in stylistics, this volume of twenty chapters provides a showcase for the range of approaches and practices which form modern stylistics: from cognitive poetics to corpus linguistics, from explorations of mind-style and.

The Routledge Handbook of Stylistics provides a comprehensive introduction and reference point to key areas in the field of stylistics. The four sections of the volume encompass a wide range of approaches from classical rhetoric to cognitive neuroscience and cover core issues that include: historical perspectives centring on rhetoric, formalism and functionalism the elements of stylistic.

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Each of the book's twelve chapters contains clearly framed suggestions for practical work and is accompanied by an original reading on the relevant topic by a. Stylistics:* is a comprehensive introduction to literary stylistics* covers the core areas, including register, dialect, vocabulary, grammar, sound and rhythm, speech and thought, narrative, dialogue, metaphor and meaning* draws on a range of literary texts, from Ernest Hemingway and D.H.

Lawrence to Sylvia Plath, Roger McGough and Irvine Welsh 5/5(3). The book includes examples of poems, plays and novels from Shakespeare to the present day. This comprehensive and accessible guidebook for undergraduates explains the terminology of literary form, considers the role of stylistics in twentieth-century criticism, and shows, with worked examples, how literary style has evolved since the sixteenth Pages: Narrative Stylistics.

Point of View in Fiction: 1 st Chapter of the Text Book 1: 21& Internal Point of View: Unit 2 of the Text Book 3: 23& External Point of View: Unit 3 of the Text Book 3: 25& Dialogue and Discourse.

Understanding Dialogue in Drama: 1 st Chapter of the Text Book 1: 27& Revision: 29& Presentations & Quiz: 31& Stylistics, then, is a sub-discipline which grew up in the second half of the twentieth century: Its beginnings in Anglo-American criticism are usually traced back to the publication of the books listed below.

Three of them are collections of articles, some of which had been presented as conference papers or published in journals a little earlier. Paul Simpson, Stylistics: A Resource Book for Students.

2nd ed. Abingdon and New York: Routledge, viii + pp. $49 paper; $99 cloth. Simpson's textbook, rightly the best-selling international pedagogical primer for the subject, is back in an expanded, updated, and improved second edition ( pages against previous ).

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Meister, George Michell and M. Dhaky Hardcover (Edition: - ). Cognitive Grammar in Stylistics: A Practical Guide provides an engaging, accessible and practically-focused introduction to cognitive grammar outlining how central principles of the field can be used in stylistic ng no prior knowledge, the book leads students through the basics of cognitive grammar, outlining its place within the field of cognitive linguistics as a whole Author: Chloe Harrison, Marcello Giovanelli.

Description: This book looks at mediaeval English drama using the theoretical frameworks of historical sociopragmatics and dialogue analysis. It focuses on the collection of cycle plays known as the Plays, preserved in a manuscript from the fifteenth century.

Methodologies for Stylistic Analysis: practices and pedagogies language. (Indeed, in some parts of the world the language course book still consists of canonical literary extracts). In the period from the s to the s literature was seen as practical stylistics is the basic practice of stylistics (Widdowson, ,).

The basic. This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.Stylistics and the teaching of literature have their roots in the works of Widdowson (), Collie and Slater (), Carter (), Carter and Long (), Short (), Lazar (), however, as is noted by Simpson () stylistics in the early twenty-first century is very much alive and Size: KB.Get this from a library!

Stylistics: a resource book for students. [Paul Simpson] -- 'Routledge English Language Introductions' cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students. Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of.